The Old and the New

My new Galaxy Note 9 arrived. My 18 month Galaxy Note 8 has served me very well and is a device I very much love, but a few features of the Galaxy Note 9 really sold it to me. Bigger battery – less battery anxiety. Bluetooth stylus – great for selfies Dockless DeX – IContinue reading “The Old and the New”

LARPers?!

Wow, Kiwi Tokoeka, them’s some nice trousers! He wore this outfit on Only Connect on Monday. I have to say that like Kiwi I’m partial to the metallics. Indeed here’s my current silver outfit… Trousers – ASOS (ASOS design – now out of stock) Shirt – Amazon (search Cusfull silver shirt) T-Shirt – BHS (sadlyContinue reading “LARPers?!”

I don’t normally enjoy Boxing Day…

I always think it’s a bit of a let-down after the high point of Christmas Day. Yesterday, however, I rather enjoyed it – I think because I did things! Rather than laze around the house all day doing nothing I decided to go to the unit, then walk on to Retail World… Supposedly to avoidContinue reading “I don’t normally enjoy Boxing Day…”

Hawking around?

Our across the road neighbour came across this morning – it appears he had some sort of bird of prey stuck and tangled in a tree behind his house. When Hannah and I got over there we found a Harris Hawk, complete with jessies and ring, had become tangled in a hawthorn tree. We managedContinue reading “Hawking around?”